Behind the Scenes: Washington’s Best-Kept Secret for Recreation Funding

November 27, 2019

From constructing trails to advocating for funding in Olympia, there’s a lot of behind the scenes work that makes trails possible in our state. Learn more in this great blog post by our partner Washington Trails Association.


“WTA loves helping people get outside — whether that’s hiking, backpacking, enjoying a local park or doing trail work. To make trails possible and provide access to the outdoors spaces we all love, a lot is happening behind the scenes. Some of the most important work done in the background is finding and securing committed funding sources. Luckily, Washington has something that most other states don’t — a premier conservation and recreation grant program known as the Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program (WWRP).”

Read more here.